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Ollivier, poëme

Illustrated by L. J. Lefebvre (French, active end of 18th–beginning of 19th century), Engraved by François Godefroy (French, 1743–1819), Author Jacques Cazotte (French, 1719–1792), Printer Pierre Didot (French, 1761–1853), Publisher Bleuet (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 213


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 13.1 x 8.5 x 2 cm (5 3/16 x 3 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Pierre Didot l’aîné, for Bleuet, 1798) 18mo, two vols.; [v. 1] 115 leaves, plus 6 plates; [v. 2] 107 ll., plus 6 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped speckled brown calf.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Pierre Didot l’aîné, for Bleuet, 1798


Acquired in Paris in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent